Ken Linscott

Ken Linscott

Product Director, Domains and Security at CSC
Joined on March 13, 2020
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Ken Linscott is the product director for Domain and Security services at CSC.

Responsible for the development and marketing of CSC's security solutions, his 20 years' experience in domain names, DNS, and digital certificates — working with some of the world's most recognized brands — is integral to the development of CSC's unique and industry leading approach.

Ken is a regular contributor to CSC's Digital Brand Services blog and speaks on managing, optimizing, and keeping digital assets secure at conferences, summits, and roundtables across Europe.

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The Impact of a Pandemic on Cyberattacks and Business Continuity Plans

A new survey of security and IT leaders by csoonline.com sheds light on how organizations across industries are dealing with the COVID-19 crisis, how prepared they were when the pandemic first hit, how vulnerable they are, and what the long-term impact on companies may be. Unsurprisingly, the survey found there has been an increased number of employees working from home. more

3 Reasons It's Crucial to Review Your Domain Lock Portfolio Now

Just as we started the new year, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency's (CISA) issued an alert. On January 6, 2020 , they warned of domain name system (DNS) hijacking and other cyber threats that may be used by nation-state threat actors to disrupt business activity and take control of vital internet assets. A familiar refrain heard in 2019 now repeating in 2020. more

Spring Clean Your House of Domains, DNS and Digital Certificates

At the start of the year, many responsible for managing domain name portfolios may be considering spring cleaning! Traditionally, such a task consists of a review to check that all domains in the portfolio serve a purpose either from a commercial or defensive perspective. The aim is to ensure budget isn't wasted on domains of little to no value. It's fair to say that for many organizations, this is a difficult process - almost as feared as actually spring cleaning our own homes. more

The Life Cycle of Digital Certificates Reduces Again

Recently, there were news articles about a large software provider who experienced a global outage due to an expired digital certificate - and this is not the first time this kind of issue has hit the news. Digital certificate outages, when an organization forgets to replace an expiring certificate for a business-critical domain name, continues to cause business disruption and security risks. more

Topic Interests

CybersecurityDomain NamesBrand ProtectionDNSDNS SecurityDomain ManagementCyberattackCybercrimeCoronavirus

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